Kuluin, Queensland

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Kuluin
Sunshine CoastQueensland
Kuluin is located in Queensland
Kuluin
Kuluin
Coordinates26°39′25″S 153°03′32″E / 26.657°S 153.059°E / -26.657; 153.059Coordinates: 26°39′25″S 153°03′32″E / 26.657°S 153.059°E / -26.657; 153.059
Population2,363 (2016 census)[1]
 • Density1,240/km2 (3,220/sq mi)
Postcode(s)4558
Area1.9 km2 (0.7 sq mi)
Location5 km (3 mi) W of Maroochydore
LGA(s)Sunshine Coast Region
CountyCanning
ParishMooloolah
State electorate(s)Ninderry
Federal Division(s)Fairfax
Suburbs around Kuluin:
Diddillibah Maroochydore Maroochydore
Kunda Park Kuluin Maroochydore
Kunda Park Buderim Buderim

Kuluin is a suburb of Maroochydore in the Sunshine Coast Region, Queensland, Australia.[2] In the 2016 census, Kuluin had a population of 2363 people.[1]

History[edit]

The locality takes its name from an Aboriginal word in the Kabi language meaning black swan.[2]

Kuluin State School opened in 1987.[3]

Education[edit]

Kuluin State School is a government primary (Prep-6) school for boys and girls at Tallow Wood Drive (26°39′35″S 153°03′28″E / 26.6598°S 153.0579°E / -26.6598; 153.0579 (Kuluin State School)).[4][5] In 2017, the school had an enrolment of 622 students with 47 teachers (41 full-time equivalent) and 21 non-teaching staff (16 full-time equivalent).[6] The school includes a special education program.[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Kuluin (SSC)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 20 October 2018. Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ a b "Kuluin - suburb in Sunshine Coast Region (entry 48711)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 15 May 2019.
  3. ^ "Opening and closing dates of Queensland Schools". Queensland Government. Retrieved 18 April 2019.
  4. ^ "State and non-state school details". Queensland Government. 9 July 2018. Archived from the original on 21 November 2018. Retrieved 21 November 2018.
  5. ^ "Kuluin State School". Archived from the original on 20 April 2013. Retrieved 21 November 2018.
  6. ^ "ACARA School Profile 2017". Archived from the original on 22 November 2018. Retrieved 22 November 2018.
  7. ^ "Kuluin SS - Special Education Program". Archived from the original on 20 April 2013. Retrieved 21 November 2018.

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